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In aesthetic medicine, Platelet Rich Plasma is one of the newest methods of non-surgical facial rejuvenation. It is used in the flaccid face and neck to stimulate the production of collagen and tighten the skin tissue, resulting in a more youthful, smooth and bright skin.
Platelet Rich Plasma Therapy can be used as preventive treatment in young skin or as a rejuvenation treatment in aging skin. PRP stops the aging process of skin promoting cell regeneration due to the high content of growth factors from platelets.
In aesthetic medicine Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) has the following functions:
It is a simple outpatient technique that involves removing blood from the patient and extract the plasma that contains up to 5 times the normal concentration of platelets. After the centrifugation process and, with the addition of specific substances, platelet-rich plasma is injected into the face, neck and any other area of the body to be treated. When platelets are activated, they release all their growth factors.
Platelet Rich Plasma is an autologous preparation, non-toxic and non-allergenic. PRP does not require any prior preparation and is suitable for both men and women.
The results of this method of facial rejuvenation begin to appear on the early days and reached a peak between 20 and 30 days. They last approximately one year, reapplication is recommended after 4 to 6 months.
After Platelet Rich Plasma Therapy your face will look younger and your skin will look brighter and smoother. You may return to normal life without a single mark or scar.
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Platelet Rich Plasma, also known as PRP, is blood plasma that has been enriched with platelets that contains a concentrated amount of growth factors.
There is no risk of a transmissible infection and a very low risk of allergic reaction because the PRP is performed with the patient's own blood.
The results are shown the first days of treatment. They will last approximately 12 months.
Yes, it can be repeated every 4 to 6 months.
The discomfort is minimal and can be reduced when ice is put a few minutes before the injection. We use a mesotherapy gun which makes the treatment virtually painless.
It needs no preparation.
Yes, there is no problem.
We do not recommend physical activity for the first 6 hours.
Platelet Rich Plasma is used in various areas of medicine such as oral surgery, neurosurgery, orthopedic surgery, cardiothoracic surgery, hair treatments, and in ophthalmology.
PRP can be used to treat injuries in elbows, shoulders, hands, knees, back, hands, hips, ankles and feet. It can be used to treat ligament and meniscal tears, tendonitis and sports injuries, including tennis elbow and golfer's elbow.
No, the PRP is an autologous preparation, non-toxic and non-allergenic.
Orthomolecular medicine, orthomolecular nutrition and optimal nutrition is a therapy that emphasizes the use of quantities of biomolecules, such as vitamins, minerals, enzymes, antioxidants, amino acids, essential fatty acids, to achieve optimal health and / or healing.
Botox Injections, facial fillers, Radio Frequency Treatment, facial thread lift , and plastic surgeries as facelift and brow lift surgery, and other parts of the face are some alternatives.
How much does PRP injections cost abroad? The reference price for platelet rich plasma in Argentina is USD 100 per session but this may vary according to the needs and requirements of each patient. Please fill in the form below to contact us and get your free quote!
Our prices includes: pre and post surgery consultations and controls; plastic surgeon, anesthesiologist, nurses, assistances fees; surgery and recovery room; supplies and disposable materials. Bilingual assistant, accommodation and transfers are optional. Prescribe medication after the treatment is not included. No hidden fees!
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Written by Graciela Morales, M.D.
Last update: 30/08/2022
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